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  • Mario Sáenz

    Mario Saenz

    Professor

    Reilly Hall 436
    Le Moyne College
    1419 Salt Springs Road
    Syracuse, NY 13214


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    (315) 445-4494


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    Professor of Philosophy

    B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University.

    Mario Sáenz's work focuses mainly on late modern Latin American and Continental European philosophy. His publications include The Identity of Liberation in Latin American Thought (Lexington, 1999) and (as editor) Latin American Perspectives on Globalization (Rowman & Littlefield, 2003) as well as articles on René Descartes, Jürgen Habermas, Karl Marx, Rigoberta Menchú, Leopoldo Zea, and Enrique Dussel. Sáenz has presented his work at universities and conferences in the U.S., Cuba, Kenya, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Mexico, and Venezuela. Sáenz's scholarship has resulted in several academic honors, including being named Le Moyne College Scholar of the Year in 2000 and being awarded the Joseph C. Georg Endowed Professorship for 2006-2009.

    Recent publications
    • “El trabajo vivo y la construcción epistémica- ideológica de la experiencia ética de la democracia y la igualdad: Enrique Dussel y las multitudes de Hardt y Negri.” In Ojos que ven, oídos que escuchan: La Filosofía de la Liberación de Enrique Dussel. Edited by Lutz Alexander Keferstein Caballero, Juan Manuel Contreras Colín, and Mario Rojas Hernández. Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro, 2017.
    • “Life and Ethics: On Dussel’s Ethics of Liberation.” The Journal of Religion 97, no. 2 (2017): 244–58.
    • “El sujeto revolucionario y el trabajo vivo. Marx, Menchú, Payeras.” Analéctica. Revista electronica del pensamiento actual. Año 0, No. 5, julio 2014.

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